The cardinal rule of a friends with benefit relationship is not to let emotions get in the way.
But what looks easy on paper is often much more difficult to follow in real life.
In a few days, I’m going to Cuba on vacation with a guy I’ve been sleeping with for eight years, but whom I've never once called my boyfriend.
We live on different continents, but inevitably, a few times a year, we find each other somewhere in the world, have a few days of romance, and then go our separate ways.
You can maintain casual relationships for varying lengths of time, depending on a number of factors, mainly having to do with the stage in her life a girl is at, and your value relative to hers in the relationship. But the main gist of this article will focus on the four (4) stages that every friends with benefits relationship must follow: Chase woke up one day in 2004 tired of being alone.